Education & Certification

Licensed In

Graduated From
University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign (1986)

National Register Member Since

Beth Rom-Rymer, PhD

Dr. Beth Rom-Rymer is a forensic and clinical psychologist, president of Rom-Rymer and Associates, a private consulting and clinical practice, with offices located in Chicago.

Also view more biographical information here.

Articles by Beth N. Rom-Rymer, Ph.D. (Note: It may take a moment to load each article):

Rom-Rymer, B. N. (2001). Demonstrating trauma: Effects of sexual abuse on the elderly. In R. J. Krisztal (Ed.), Nursing home litigation: Pretrial practice and trials (pp. 37 – 53). Arizona: Lawyers & Judges Publishing Co.

Rom-Rymer, B. N. (2007). Evaluating the psychological sequelae of elder abuse. In A. M. Goldstein (Ed.), Forensic Psychology: Emerging Topics and Expanding Roles (pp. 633 – 660). New York: John Wiley and Sons.

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Practice Characteristics

Areas of Expertise

  • Abuse/Neglect (e.g., domestic violence, child physical/sexual/emotional abuse, elder abuse/neglect)
  • Medical Diagnosis Adjustment (e.g., diabetes, cancer, hypertension, weight issues, other chronic illness)
  • PTSD/Traumatic Response (e.g., combat stress, loss, injury, sexual assault)
  • Forensic Psychology (e.g., mental competency, parent-child custody, legal evaluations, violence or risk assessment)

Ages Served

  • Infants (0-2 yrs.)
  • Children (3-12 yrs.)
  • Adolescents (13-17 yrs.)
  • Adults (18-64 yrs.)
  • Older adults (65 yrs. or older)

Languages Spoken Other Than English

  • French

Treatment Modalities

  • Psychodynamic Treatment


    • National Register of Health Service Psychologists

Fee Information/Office Policy

My fee for 50-minute individual therapy sessions is $175. Initial diagnostic sessions are $250.

View forensic fees as stated on my Forensic Services contract here.

Office Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday afternoons and evenings and other days and evenings, as needed

Insurance Plans

  • Medicare
  • BlueCross BlueShield

Contact Information

Primary Contact

180 East Pearson
Ste 3605
Chicago, IL 60611
P: 312-961-1735 (Office)
F: 312-787-4910

Secondary Contact

2835 North Sheffield Avenue
Ste 203
Chicago, IL 60657
P: 312-961-1735 (Office)
F: 312-787-4910